The Austrian Lotteries is an internationally recognized gambling enterprise governed by the notions of responsibility, innovation and partnership. Interested adults are offered a wide range of high-quality games – “Gambling with responsibility” is one of the company principles. Since 2009, the company has been certified according to the standards for “Responsible Gaming” of the European Lotteries and Toto Association, and in 2010 the Austrian Lotteries achieved the highest level of certification (Level-4 Certification) according to the “Responsible Gaming Framework” of the World Lottery Association.The most popular and presumably the most attractive game is the “6 out of 45″ lottery, which has existed since September 1986 and is thus celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. Under the widely known slogan “Everything is possible”, the formula for “6 out of 45″ is adapted exactly to the gaming habits of the Austrians: there is a small number of top prizes, a respectable number of moderate prizes and numerous small prizes.
It is an attractive stamp that fits perfectly into this years balanced stamp issue programme. Secondly, and this is a philatelic premier, the allonge above the block contains a voucher for a free “6 out of 45″ line.